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Political Science Faculty

Dr. Thomas Ambrosio, Professor
Office:  102D Putnam Hall
Phone:  701-231-7097

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Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught
Intro to Political Science
International Politics
International Law
Current Topics in International Law
Senior Seminar

Dr. Ambrosio is a Professor of Political Science.  His research interests include international relations, Russian foreign policy, and the stability of authoritarian regimes.

Media Contacts:  Dr. Ambrosio is available to provide interviews and background information on the following topics:  American foreign policy, Russian foreign policy, international politics, politics outside the United States.  He is not available for interviews or backgrounders on American domestic politics.

Ph.D., University of Virginia, 2000
M.S., University of Vriginia, 1996
B.A., The College of New Jersey, 1993

Dr. Nicholas Bauroth, Associate Professor
#20 Putnam Hall
Phone:  701-231-6174
Curriculum Vitae

Upper Midwest Regional Center on Public Policy Website

Courses Taught
American Government
Political Ideologies
Applied Research Methods 
Political Behavior 
State & Local Government
Political Crime

Dr. Bauroth is an Associate Professor in Political Science. His research includes:  American government and public policy.  He is also the Pre-Law Club Advisor.

Ph.D., Loyola University Chicago, 2003
M.A., Loyola University Chicago, 1998
B.A., Temple University, 1998

Dr. Ethan Boldt, Assistant Professor
Office:  104B Putnam Hall

Dr. Boldt’s research interests include law and courts, the criminal justice system, and American political institutions.

Dr. Boldt's personal webpage

Courses Taught
American Government

Judicial Process

Constitutional Law-Criminal Justice

Constitutional Law-Civil Liberties


Ph.D., University of Georgia, 2019
B.S., Illinois State University, 2013

Dr. Kjersten Nelson, Associate Professor

Office:  102C Putnam Hall
Phone:  701-231-7129
Curriculum Vitae

Courses Taught
Applied Research Methods
Problems and Policies in American Government
Senior Seminar


Ph.D., University of Minnesota, 2009
M.A., University of Minnesota, 2009
M.P.A., Syracuse University, 2004
B.A., University of Minnesota, 2001


Dr. Daniel Pemstein, Associate Professor
Office:  104C Putnam Hall
Phone:  701-231-6563

Dr. Pemstein's personal webpage

Courses Taught
Applied Research Methods
Comparative Politics
Global Policy Issues
Politics of the Industrialized Countries


Ph.D., University of Illinois, 2010
M.A., University of Illinois, 2007
A.B., Washington University, 2002
B.S., Washington University, 2002


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Phone: +1 (701) 231-8567
Campus address: 104A Putnam Hall
Physical/delivery address: 1349 12th Avenue North, Fargo, ND 58102
Mailing address: NDSU Dept. 2315 / PO Box 6050 / Fargo, ND 58108-6050

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